Marketplace Morning Report

Start your day with an up-to-the-minute report on the world of business and finance with host David Brancaccio.

Recent Episodes

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, June 15, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about the MSCI index and why stocks listed in mainland China haven't been granted its seal of approval; track the stocks of firearm companies in the wake of the Orlando, Florida shooting at a gay nightclub; and interview the former CEO of BP, John Browne, about the importance of long-term thinking.

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, June 14, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about the United States' background checking system; look at the video gaming industry's foray into virtual reality; and — as part of our new series "The Price of Profits" — interview author Lynn Stout about the relationship between corporations and shareholders.

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, June 13, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about the history of the rifle used in Sunday's mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida; this week's biennial conference of the American Society of Health Economists — also known as the "Woodstock" for health geeks; and the growing freelancer economy as part of our weeklong series "The Price of Profits." 

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, June 10, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about possible suspension problems with the Tesla Model S; look at Nordstrom's partnership with the Tony Awards to sell clothing; and sail our way through the world of boat-sharing.

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, June 8, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about a Pew Research Center survey that finds Euroskepticism  — opposition to the European Union — is on the rise across Europe; new World Bank research that shows a majority of emerging and developing economies aren't catching up with richer countries; and a $500 million parcel tax measure in the San Francisco Bay Area that will help restore marshes and wetlands.